The Celestial Gardener

The Celestial Gardener

The Celestial Gardener is the Long Man of Wilmington come to life, tending his field of Daffodils in this land of springtide. The Long Man is considered a Solstice Marker with Orion directly above him at midnight on the shortest night of the year. Roland Penrose, of...
Bonfire Night, Lewes

Bonfire Night, Lewes

On arrival in Sussex, my first impression was the feeling that ancient lives were still in existence somehow. This was particularly evident in the rickety buildings and tiny alleyways of Lewes. That feeling was embodied during the much-celebrated Bonfire Night march...
Surrealists at Farley’s, Look What You Have Done to Me!

Surrealists at Farley’s, Look What You Have Done to Me!

In discovering Farley Farm House in this remarkable part of the world, I have found my artistic home. I have often been told that my work is Surrealist; I certainly have an affinity with Surrealism.  Not only do I love Sussex art, my work also fits in here. You don’t...
On the Sussex Up Currents

On the Sussex Up Currents

The Long Man of Wilmington, East Sussex’s chalk man etched into the Downs. Here I am flying and diving above him like a joyous House Martin. This painting has resonances with the commissioned paintings at Berwick by Duncan Grant in celebrating the Downs and the Long...

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